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The Resource Endocrine disruption : biological basis for health effects in wildlife and humans, David O. Norris and James A. Carr

Endocrine disruption : biological basis for health effects in wildlife and humans, David O. Norris and James A. Carr

Label
Endocrine disruption : biological basis for health effects in wildlife and humans
Title
Endocrine disruption
Title remainder
biological basis for health effects in wildlife and humans
Statement of responsibility
David O. Norris and James A. Carr
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Addresses the biological effects of the large number of compounds that have been recognized as endocrine disrupters. This book presents the relevant fundamentals of the endocrine systems of animals and humans, the toxicology, developmental toxicology, ecology, and risk assessment methods, and lays out the state of understanding for the field
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
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Norris, David O
Dewey number
571.9/51
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RA1224.2
LC item number
.N675 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Carr, James A
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Endocrine toxicology
  • Reproductive toxicology
  • Environmental toxicology
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Endocrine System Diseases
  • Reproduction
  • Endocrine Glands
  • SCIENCE
  • Reproductive toxicology
  • Environmental toxicology
  • Endocrine toxicology
  • Endocrine toxicology
  • Environmental toxicology
  • Reproductive toxicology
Label
Endocrine disruption : biological basis for health effects in wildlife and humans, David O. Norris and James A. Carr
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to endocrinology / David O. Norris, James A. Carr -- Hormone action on receptors / Miles Orchinik, Catherine Propper -- The hypothalamus-pituitary axis / James A. Carr, David O. Norris -- The thyroid gland / James A. Carr, David O. Norris -- The adrenal glands / James A. Carr, David O. Norris -- The gonads / James A. Carr, David O. Norris -- Introduction to the science of toxicology / Richard L. Dickerson, Ernest E. Smith -- Probabilistic risk assessment / Kenneth R. Dixon, Clyde F. Martin -- Fish and wildlife as sentinels of environmental contamination / Lynn Frame, Richard L. Dickerson -- Polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins: potential mechanisms and risk as endocrine disruptors / Mary K. Walker -- Toxicology of PCBs and related compounds / John P. Giesy [and others] -- DDT and its analogues: new insights into their endocrine-disrupting effects on wildlife / Louis J. Guillette [and others] -- Heavy metals / Alice Hontela, Alexandra Lacroix -- Effects of alkylphenolic compounds on wildlife / Werner Kloas -- Endocrine-active phytochemicals: environmental signaling context and mechanisms / Alan M. Vajda, David O. Norris -- Triazines / Timothy S. Gross, R. Heath Rauschenberger
Control code
62868626
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 477 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423745600
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62868626
Label
Endocrine disruption : biological basis for health effects in wildlife and humans, David O. Norris and James A. Carr
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction to endocrinology / David O. Norris, James A. Carr -- Hormone action on receptors / Miles Orchinik, Catherine Propper -- The hypothalamus-pituitary axis / James A. Carr, David O. Norris -- The thyroid gland / James A. Carr, David O. Norris -- The adrenal glands / James A. Carr, David O. Norris -- The gonads / James A. Carr, David O. Norris -- Introduction to the science of toxicology / Richard L. Dickerson, Ernest E. Smith -- Probabilistic risk assessment / Kenneth R. Dixon, Clyde F. Martin -- Fish and wildlife as sentinels of environmental contamination / Lynn Frame, Richard L. Dickerson -- Polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins: potential mechanisms and risk as endocrine disruptors / Mary K. Walker -- Toxicology of PCBs and related compounds / John P. Giesy [and others] -- DDT and its analogues: new insights into their endocrine-disrupting effects on wildlife / Louis J. Guillette [and others] -- Heavy metals / Alice Hontela, Alexandra Lacroix -- Effects of alkylphenolic compounds on wildlife / Werner Kloas -- Endocrine-active phytochemicals: environmental signaling context and mechanisms / Alan M. Vajda, David O. Norris -- Triazines / Timothy S. Gross, R. Heath Rauschenberger
Control code
62868626
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 477 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423745600
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)62868626

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